Grade 6 (State Referee) Recertification

CNRA Annual Requirements

  1. In-Service Training: Attend a minimum of:
    • One (1) Tier I Referee Academy, OR:
    • One (1) Tier II State Referee Academy, OR:
    • One (1) Tier II Regional Referee Academy
  2. Laws of the Game Test: Pass the Grade 6 State Referee Test (online or in-person)
  3. Fitness Test: Pass the FIFA Referee Fitness Test
    • Sprint Test: Maximum of 6.6 seconds per 40 meters
    • Interval Test: Maximum of 17 seconds for the 75 meter run and Maximum of 20 seconds for the 25 meter walk
  4. Practical Evaluation: Minimum of two (2) passing game assessments
    • Minimum of 2 passing assessments (70% or better) as Center Referee that meet the sufficient test criteria (from affiliated games with a minimum of 40 minute halves)
    • Assessments must be completed by two different State Assessors
    • At least 1 of these assessments must be from an adult game

Registration

Before you renew your registration please determine which CNRA Region you live. You will need to enter your Region within your Registration Form.

ALL Grade 6 Referees MUST login to their account at CNRA.gameofficials.net to renew their annual registration. Downloadable instructions are available here: CNRA Registration Instructions

A PDF registration form is available for download if you need to pay by check. Please mail the completed form along with your check (payable to CNRA) to: CNRA, P.O. Box 848, Rocklin CA 95677. Allow 3-4 weeks for processing.

REGISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS:

  1. Enter the CNRA Registration System: CNRA.gameofficials.net
  2. Login to your CNRA GameOfficials Account (Don’t know how? Click HERE)
  3. From the Main Menu on the left, Click on “Courses”
  4. Select and click on “Referee Courses” – (This will bring up several available Registration choices.)
  5. Select and click on USSF REGISTRATION RENEWAL – GRADE 6
  6. Continue to follow and fill out the remaining Registration and Payment procedures until all is completed.
  7. Continue with the Confirmation Page. Your Registration will be processed by the State and then the National Office.
  8. You may check upon your status by returning to your Account at CNRA.GameOfficials.net. The Main Page of your account will list your USSF Registration History and indicate your Status.
  9. You may also refer or confirm your Registration Payment by entering your Account and clicking on “Confirmed Reg” under the Main Menu on the left.

You should receive your new USSF referee packet (Badge & Referee Card) from United States Soccer Federation within 8 to 12 weeks. Law books are mailed only to State and National Referees. You may download your e-book copy from CNRA.

Should you need any assistance with registration, email our CNRA Registrar.